Director of the University Police Department Jose Bañales has resigned effective immediately, according to a university spokesman.
Bañales submitted his resignation Tuesday, May 15. Capt. Rickey Lattie has been appointed interim chief following Bañales’ resignation.
Representatives of the Office of Media Relations said they do not have information as to what led to or prompted Bañales’ resignation.
The University Star will continue to make updates to this story as details become available.